IVRA Educational Scholarship Recipients
Dr Esther Ojo from Kogi State, Nigeria, was granted an educational scholarship at the Royal Veterinary College in the United Kingdom under the guidance of Dr Rhiannon Morgan
Supported by IDEXX
Dr Seng Fong Lau was awarded an educational scholarship at the University of Glasgow, Scotland under the guidance of Prof Martin Sullivan Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University Putra Malaysia.
Supported by Antech
Olga Ponomarjova, Faculty of Veterinary Science, Latvia University of Agriculture where she is a clinical instructor in the Department of Radiology and Computed Tomography. Dr Ponomarjova spent 4 weeks at the University of Berne under the guidance of Dr Karine Gendron.
Bandula Kumara Rajapakshage, Veterinary Teaching Hospital, Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science, University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya, 20400, Sri Lanka. He is spending a year in 2015/16 at the Justus Liebig-University, Giessen, Germany under the guidance of Drs Kerstin Amort and Nele Ondreka.
Rumen Roydev, Veterinary Faculty, Department of Veterinary Surgery, Trakia University, Stara Zagora, 6000, Bulgaria where he is an assistant professor in the Department of Veterinary Surgery. Dr Roydev spent 6 weeks at the University of Ghent’s Diagnostic Imaging Department under the guidance of Dr Jimmy Saunders.
Mahmoud Abd El-Mageed, Dept. of surgery and anesthesia, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Khartoum, PO Box 32 Postal code: 13314, Shambat, Khartoum North, Sudan. Dr Abd El-Mageed spent ten months working with Dr Kerstin Gerlach, from the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Leipzig, An den Tierkliniken 21, 04103 Leipzig, Germany.
Dr Vathsala Edirimanne, Veterinary Teaching Hospital, Department of Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science, University of Peradeniya, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka. Dr Edirimanne spent two months working with Dr Nola Lester BVSc, Dip ACVR, Veterinary Imaging Centre, Perth Veterinary Specialists, 305 Selby St, Osborne Park, Western Australia 6017, Australia. Dr Lester is the IVRA Director for Australia and New Zealand.
Dr. Modesta Makungu, Department of Veterinary Surgery and Theriogenology, Sokoine University of Agriculture, Morogoro, Tanzania. Dr Makungu spent two months working with Robert M Kirberger BVSc MMedVet(Rad) DipECVDI, Professor and Head of Diagnostic Imaging, Department of Companion Animal Clinical Studies, Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria, South Africa. Professor Kirberger is the IVRA Director for South Africa.